Archive for the ‘Sailing’ Category

ISAF Invites Bids For 2016 Women’s Match Racing World Championship

ISAF Invites Bids For 2016 Women’s Match Racing World Championship
Friday 26 September 2014 – The International Sailing Federations is now inviting all Member National Authorities to bid for the 2016 ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship. The ISAF Women’s Match Racing Worlds has been held every year since 1999 with the most recent event in...
September 26th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Olympic and World Champions confirm ISAF World Cup Final attendance

Olympic and World Champions confirm ISAF World Cup Final attendance
24 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – A string of Olympic, World and Continental Champions have confirmed attendance for the ISAF Sailing World Cup Final, scheduled for 26-30 November in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Following the ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander,...
September 24th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

ISAF World Sailing Rankings – 22 September 2014

ISAF World Sailing Rankings – 22 September 2014
23 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – The ISAF World Sailing Rankings for 22 September 2014 have been released. Finn 2014 World Champion Giles Scott (GBR) rockets to the top of the Finn rankings and finally counts scores from the maximum six regattas. Previously ranked at World...
September 23rd, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

OSCAR Dragon Boat Race raises £113, 000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital…

OSCAR Dragon Boat Race raises £113, 000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital…
Joint winners R.S.Platou with gold medallist Helen Glover and Oscar Parry OSCAR Dragon Boat Race raises £113, 000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity (16th September 2014) Shipping did what it does best this week when some 350 people came together in London to compete against each...
September 22nd, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, People and Places, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 10 Video Alert

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 10 Video Alert
21 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – Four more world champions were crowned at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships as racing wrapped up in the Spanish City on a day blessed with glorious sunshine. After a short racing delay in Santander a variable 6-11 knot breeze...
September 21st, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Four World Champions crowned as racing wraps up at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

Four World Champions crowned as racing wraps up at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
Grael Kunze Celebrate In Front Of Thousands (c) ISAF Sunday 21 September 2014 – Four more world champions were crowned at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships as racing wrapped up in the Spanish City on a day blessed with glorious sunshine. After a short racing delay in Santander...
September 21st, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Amendment to 49er, 49erFX, Finn & Nacra 17 medal race live embed code

Amendment to 49er, 49erFX, Finn & Nacra 17 medal race live embed code
21 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – There has been an amendment to the embed code for the 49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 Medal Races. Please see the new embed code below: From 12:00 local time (10:00 UTC) on 21 September the 49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 Medal Races from the...
September 21st, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 9 Video Alert

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 9 Video Alert
20 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – Austria’s Lara Vadlau and Jolanta Ogar and Australia’s Mat Belcher and Will Ryan stormed to gold in the Men’s and Women’s 470 as a capacity crowd watched the action unfold at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships. The...
September 21st, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Early Titles Claimed In 49er And Nacra 17 At Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

Early Titles Claimed In 49er And Nacra 17 At Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
20 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – The 49er and Nacra 17 world titles were snapped up with a day to spare at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships as the final Medal Race spots were decided in the remaining four classes competing. Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL),...
September 20th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 Rio 2016 Olympic spots taken at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 Rio 2016 Olympic spots taken at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
20 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – With 49er, 49erFX, Finn and Nacra 17 final series racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships concluding on Saturday 20 September the Rio 2016 spots on offer have been picked up. Ten 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 spots and 12...
September 20th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 8 Video Alert

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 8 Video Alert
19 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – There was a double French gold in the RS:X fleets at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships as Julien Bontemps claimed the men’s title and Charline Picon picked up the women’s. Picon had sealed Women’s RS:X gold...
September 19th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Rio 2016 Olympic places awarded in Men’s and Women’s 470 at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

Rio 2016 Olympic places awarded in Men’s and Women’s 470 at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
19 September 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – With Men’s and Women’s 470 final series racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships concluding on Friday 19 September the Rio 2016 spots on offer have been picked up. Thirteen male and 10 female spots have been...
September 19th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Men’s and Women’s Medal Race Live Embed Code / How To Watch

Friday 19 September 2014 – From 14:00 local time (12:00 UTC) on 19 September the Men’s and Women’s RS:X Medal Races from the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships are scheduled to be broadcast via 22 international broadcasters and the ISAF YouTube Channel. WATCH ONLINE ISAF...
September 19th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 7 Video Alert

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 7 Video Alert
Thursday 18 September 2014 – The Laser and Laser Radial gold medals were decided at the Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds whilst the Men’s and Women’s RS:X Medal Race places were decided. A southerly breeze in the region of 20 knots served up wonderful sailing conditions and allowed the fleets...
September 18th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 7 Video Alert

Thursday 18 September 2014 – The Laser and Laser Radial gold medals were decided at the Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds whilst the Men’s and Women’s RS:X Medal Race places were decided. A southerly breeze in the region of 20 knots served up wonderful sailing conditions and allowed the fleets...
September 18th, 2014 | Sailing, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Men’s And Women’s RS:X Rio 2016 Olympic Places Picked Up At Santander 2014

Men’s And Women’s RS:X Rio 2016 Olympic Places Picked Up At Santander 2014
RSX Men Fleet c Vincenzo Baglione With Men’s and Women’s RS:X final series racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships concluding on Thursday 18 September the Rio 2016 spots on offer have been picked up. Nineteen male and 13 female spots have been picked up in Santander...
September 18th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Double Dutch Gold in Laser and Laser Radial at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

Double Dutch Gold in Laser and Laser Radial at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
  Marit Bouwmeester (c) Ocean Images Thursday 18 September 2014 = A live crowd of thousands and a worldwide TV audience watched the Laser and Laser Radial fleets conclude racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships with Dutch dominance afoot. Marit Bouwmeester (NED) took a ten point...
September 18th, 2014 | Associations, Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Laser & Radial Medal Race Live Embed Code / How To Watch

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Laser & Radial Medal Race Live Embed Code / How To Watch
Thursday 18 September 2014 – From 14:00 local time (12:00 UTC) the Laser and Laser Radial Medal Races from the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships are scheduled to be broadcast via 22 international broadcasters and the ISAF YouTube Channel. WATCH ONLINE ISAF YouTube Channel – https://www.youtube.com/isafchannel/ Direct...
September 18th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Big Morning Breeze, fickle afternoon at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

Big Morning Breeze, fickle afternoon at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
Big Morning Breeze, Fickle Afternoon At Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds Wednesday 17 September 2014 – Sailors arose to big breeze in Santander for the sixth day of racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships and with 64 scheduled races it was set to be a big Wednesday. Gusts of up...
September 17th, 2014 | Associations, Events, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 6 Video Alert

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 6 Video Alert
  Wednesday 17 September 2014 – The Laser and Laser Radial Medal Race places were decided on big Wednesday as a beating breeze was present early on in the day at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships. Gusts of up to 30 knots were reported across the race track early on in the...
September 17th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Nineteen Rio 2016 Olympic Laser Radial places awarded at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

Nineteen Rio 2016 Olympic Laser Radial places awarded at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
Veronika Fenclova CZE (c) Thom Touw Wednesday 17 September 2014 – The Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championship is the first Olympic Qualification regatta for the Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition with 50% of spots up for grabs across all ten events. Thirty five nations were in with a...
September 17th, 2014 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

21 Broadcasters to take live coverage of the Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

21 Broadcasters to take live coverage of the Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
Wednesday 17 September 2014 – Twenty one broadcasters have signed up to take live coverage from the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships. As well as unprecedented coverage from broadcasters, including ESPN (USA), BBC, OSN and beIN France, taking the championships to over 40 territories...
September 17th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Up and Down day at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds

Up and Down day at Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds
Martinez Pacheco (c) Mick Anderson Tuesday 16 September 2014 – It was a tough fifth day of racing for all of the fleets at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships with a challenging up and down wind playing havoc across the seven race courses. It was scheduled to be a Super Tuesday...
September 16th, 2014 | Associations, Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 5 Video Alert

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds – Day 5 Video Alert
Tuesday 16 September 2014 – It was a tough fifth day of racing for all of the fleets at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships with a challenging up and down wind playing havoc across the seven race courses. It was scheduled to be a Super Tuesday with all of the fleets apart from...
September 16th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Upwards path for Austrian Women’s 470 Crew, Vadlau and Ogar + Video

Upwards path for Austrian Women’s 470 Crew, Vadlau and Ogar + Video
 Tuesday 16 September 2014 – Two years ago at the London 2012 Olympics, Lara Vadlau secured the final nation slot for Austria and was the youngest competing helm. Heading into Rio 2016, plans are looking a bit different. The London 2012 Olympic bug had well and truly caught Vadlau and she relished...
September 16th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More